Birth Month Day of 09-17 (Sorted by Birth Date Ascending)


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1. August Blanche

Writer | I lifvets vår

Died suddenly of a heart attack while leading a procession of students through the streets to raise a statue to Swedish king Carl XII.

4. John I. Beggs

John I. Beggs was born on September 17, 1847 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was married to Sue Elizabeth Charles. He died on October 17, 1925 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.

5. Tom Green

Actor | The Maid in the Garden

Tom Green born in 1852. a popular stage comic and stage manager from the late 1870's. became a well-known pioneering film actor and director of many early short comedies for the George Albert Smith Film Company from 1897, also directed many short dramas and trick films for other film studios from ...

6. Henry C. DeMille

Writer | The Lost Paradise

He had three children with his wife, Beatrice: son, William C. de Mille; son, Cecil B. DeMille; and daughter, Agnes Beatrice (born 1891; died 1895), who died of spinal meningitis.

7. Effie Ellsler

Actress | Daddy Long Legs

Effie Ellsler was born on September 17, 1855 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Effie Elizabeth Ellsler. She was an actress, known for Daddy Long Legs (1931), The Actress (1928) and Doctor Bull (1933). She was married to Frank Weston. She died on October 8, 1942 in Hollywood, California, USA.

8. Konstantin Tsiolkovsky

Writer | Kosmicheskiy reys: Fantasticheskaya novella

Konstantin Tsiolkovsky was born on September 17, 1857 in Izhevskoye, Ryazan Governorate, Russian Empire as Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky. He is known for his work on Cosmic Journey (1936). He died on September 19, 1935 in Kaluga, Moscow Oblast, RSFSR, USSR.

9. Maxime Desjardins

Actor | Les mystères de Paris

Maxime Desjardins was born on September 17, 1861 in Auxerre, Yonne, France. He was an actor, known for Mysteries of Paris (1922), The Mystery of the Yellow Room (1930) and The Death Agony of the Eagles (1922). He died on October 2, 1936 in Vence, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

11. Mikhaylo Kotsyubinsky

Writer | Tini zabutykh predkiv

Mikhaylo Kotsyubinsky (1864 - 1913) was a Ukrainian modernist and impressionist writer in the Russian Empire. He was born into a poor family of a clerk in the city of Vinnitsa. From his youth Kotsyubinsky had to work hard in order to support his blind mother and his unemployed father with a big ...

12. Frank Finch Smiles

Actor | The Last of Mrs. Cheyney

Frank Finch Smiles was born on September 17, 1865 in Ramsgate, Kent, England as Francis Augustine Finch-Smiles. He was an actor, known for The Last of Mrs. Cheyney (1929), The Doctor's Secret (1929) and The Lost World (1925). He was married to Hannah Emilene Healey-Picard. He died on April 14, 1944...

14. Filip Balek-Brodský

Actor | Hej-rup!

Filip Balek-Brodský was born on September 17, 1871 in Nemecký Brod, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary. He was an actor, known for Workers, Let's Go (1934), Dva pekelné dny (1928) and Prazský kat (1927). He died on October 30, 1949 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.

16. E.A. Martin

Director | The Lost City

E.A. Martin was born on September 17, 1876 in Nebraska, USA as Edgar Allen Martin. He was a director and writer, known for The Lost City (1920), The Fighting Lieutenant (1913) and Miracles of the Jungle (1921). He was married to Ethel P. Martin. He died on July 25, 1926 in California, USA.

17. O.P. Heggie

Actor | Bride of Frankenstein

O.P. Heggie was born on September 17, 1877 in Angaston, South Australia, Australia as Oliver Peters Heggie. He was an actor, known for Bride of Frankenstein (1935), The Count of Monte Cristo (1934) and Smilin' Through (1932). He was married to Lilian Clara Rogers. He died on February 7, 1936 in Los...

20. O.E. Haskins

Shoulder Arms

O.E. Haskins was born on September 17, 1878 in Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Shoulder Arms (1918). He died on June 27, 1945 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

21. Jean Dax

Actor | Mayerling

Jean Dax was born on September 17, 1879 in Paris, France as Gontran Théodore Louis Henri Willar. He was an actor, known for Mayerling (1936), Le congrès s'amuse (1931) and La grotte des supplices (1912). He died on June 6, 1962 in Paris.

22. Martin Best

Actor | Unexpected Places

Martin Best was born on September 17, 1880 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Henry Martin Best. He was an actor, known for Unexpected Places (1918), The Seal of Silence (1918) and The Years of the Locust (1916). He died on November 2, 1975 in Santa Monica, California, USA.

23. Jack McDonald

Actor | The Last of the Mohicans

Jack McDonald was born on September 17, 1880 in San Francisco, California, USA. He was an actor, known for The Last of the Mohicans (1920), Show Boat (1929) and Lorna Doone (1922). He died on June 19, 1941 in Sacramento, California.

25. Walter Spencer

Actor | The Barren Gain

Walter Spencer was born on September 17, 1882 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA as Walter Bryson. He was an actor, known for The Barren Gain (1915), None So Blind (1916) and The Assayer of Lone Gap (1915). He died on September 8, 1927 in Long Beach, California, USA.

26. Frank Schulte

Self | Al You Know Me

Frank Schulte was born on September 17, 1882 in Cohocton, New York, USA as Frank M. Schulte. He died on October 2, 1949 in Oakland, California, USA.

27. Theo Carew

Actor | The Coward Hater

Theo Carew was born on September 17, 1883 in Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for The Coward Hater (1914), The Weaker Sister (1914) and Woman's Burden (1914). He died on November 5, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

28. William Carlos Williams

Writer | Paterson

After graduating from medical school at the University of Pennsylvania, William Carlos Williams had a serious medical career in pediatrics, setting up private practice in his native town of Rutherford, New Jersey. Eventually he became head pediatrician of the General Hospital in Paterson. But ...

29. Käthe Kruse

Self | Fortsetzung heute

Käthe Kruse was born on September 17, 1883 in Dambrau, Schlesien, Deutsches Reich. She died on July 19, 1968 in Murnau, Bavaria, Germany.

30. Abdulwareth Asar

Actor | Ghazal al-banat

Abdulwareth Asar was born on September 17, 1884 in Egypt. He was an actor and writer, known for The Flirtation of Girls (1949), Love Does Not Die (1949) and Voice from the Past (1956). He died on April 22, 1982 in Egypt.

32. Maja Cederborgh

Actress | Pojkarna på Storholmen

Maja Cederborgh was born on September 17, 1885 in Östersund, Jämtlands län, Sweden as Julia Edit Maria Sjöberg. She was an actress, known for Pojkarna på Storholmen (1932). She was married to Artur Cederborgh. She died on May 15, 1972 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.

33. George Cleveland

Actor | Drums of Fu Manchu

Round-faced and twinkling, George Cleveland had a 58-year career of stage, vaudeville, motion picture, radio and television acting. His first film was Mystery Liner (1934) with Noah Beery and he went on to appear in 150 others. However, he is best remembered as Gramps on the original Lassie (1954) ...

34. Georg Grönroos

Actor | Ingeborg Holm

Georg Grönroos was born on September 17, 1885 in Helsinki, Finland. He was an actor, known for Ingeborg Holm (1913), Half Breed (1913) and The Girl from Abroad; or, The Great Underworld (1913). He died on May 8, 1927 in Helsinki.

35. Uzeyir Hajibayov

Composer | Arshin Mal Alan

Uzeyir Hajibayov was born on September 17, 1885 in Agjabedi, Elisabethpol Governorate, Russian Empire as Uzeir Abdul Husseyn Gadzhibekov. He was a composer and writer, known for Arshin Takes a Wife (1945), Arshin mal-alan (1937) and The Cloth Peddler (1917). He was married to Maleyka Khanum ...

36. Jim G. Tarver

Actor | Jack and the Beanstalk

Jim Tarver born James Grover Tarver in Franklin, Texas in 1885. Circus giant entered show business in 1914 and was billed variously as The Texas Giant or The World's Largest Man, at eight and one half feet tall Texas Jim often dressed as a cowboy traveled with various circuses, including The ...

37. Vilma Gömöry

Actress | Meseország

Vilma Gömöry was born on September 17, 1885 in Hatvan, Hungary. She was an actress, known for Meseország (1922), Éjféli találkozás (1915) and A Magyar Nemzeti Színház múltja, jelene és jövöje (1928). She was married to Kornél ...

38. Arthur Currier

Actor | That's My Daddy

Arthur Currier was born on September 17, 1886 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Arthur Paul Currier. He is an actor, known for That's My Daddy (1927), A Girl of the Limberlost (1924) and Call of the Night (1926).

39. Frank Griffin

Director | Where Love Leads

Frank Griffin was born on September 17, 1886 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Frank Charles Griffin. He was a director and writer, known for Where Love Leads (1916), Lost at the Front (1927) and Ella Cinders (1926). He died on March 17, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

40. Billy Papke

Actor | Madison Square Garden

Billy Papke was born on September 17, 1886 in Spring Valley, Illinois, USA as William Herman Papke. He was an actor, known for Madison Square Garden (1932) and The Prince of Broadway (1926). He died on November 26, 1936 in Newport Beach, California, USA.

43. Richard Smith

Director | Speak Easy

Richard Smith was born on September 17, 1886 in Michigan, USA as Hiram Richard Smith. He was a director and actor, known for Speak Easy (1925), Love's Labor Lost (1926) and Nobody Loves Me (1926). He was married to Alice Howell. He died on February 7, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

44. Otto F. Gmelin

Writer | Das Fräulein an der Kasse

Otto F. Gmelin was born on September 17, 1886 in Karlsruhe, Germany as Otto Franz Gmelin. He was a writer, known for Das Fräulein an der Kasse (1964) and Die rote Fahne (1968). He died on November 22, 1940 in Bensberg, Germany.

45. Axel Janse

Actor | En rackarunge

Axel Janse was born on September 17, 1887 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. He is known for his work on En rackarunge (1923), Ingmarsarvet (1925) and Regina von Emmeritz och konung Gustaf II Adolf (1910). He died on February 2, 1971 in Vallsta Arbrå, Bollnäs, Gävleborgs län, Sweden.

47. Horace Sequeira

Actor | ITV Television Playhouse

Horace Sequeira was born on September 17, 1887 in Aldgate, London, England. He was an actor, known for ITV Television Playhouse (1955), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and The Middle Watch (1946). He died on December 28, 1973 in Watlington, Oxfordshire, England.

48. Wilma Malmlöf

Actress | Då länkarna smiddes

Wilma Malmlöf was born on September 17, 1888 in Söderhamn, Gävleborgs län, Sweden. She was an actress, known for Då länkarna smiddes (1939), Striden går vidare (1941) and Anderssonskans Kalle (1934). She died on October 31, 1971 in Älvsjö, Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.

49. Paul Ceblin

Actor | Blinde Passagiere

Paul Ceblin was born on September 17, 1889. He was an actor, known for Blinde Passagiere (1936), Tired Theodore (1936) and Das Hermännchen. Nee, nee, was es nich' alles gibt (1936). He died on August 29, 1957 in Berlin, Germany.

50. Herbert Spencer Griswold

Actor | Hogan's Alley

Herbert Spencer Griswold was born on September 17, 1889 in Houston, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Hogan's Alley (1925). He died on May 17, 1976 in Orange County, California, USA.


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